Mathematics Education/Teacher Preparation AA Pathway Curriculum

This pathway is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in mathematics education Students planning to become classroom teachers must have a standard high school diploma or a GED.

Please note only 60 of these credits are needed for AA degree completion For each pathway, IDS 2891 is a degree requirement, and for most of the pathways, SLS 1106 is required for first-time-in--college students. CGS 2100 may be able to be tested out for no credit. Consult an academic advisor with questions related to pathways and course planning.

YEAR I – First Semester

†AMH 2020 Modern American History
or
†POS 2041, American Government  - 3 cr.

†ENC 1101 English Composition I  - 3 cr.
*†MAC 2311 Calculus and Analytical Geometry I  5 cr.
†SLS 1106 First Year Experience Orientation  - 3 cr.
†SPC 1608 Public Speaking  - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

*†EDF 1005 Introduction to the Teaching Profession  - 3 cr.
†ENC 1102 English Composition II - 3 cr.
*†MAC 2312 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II  5 cr.
Biological Science General Education  3-4 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

Behavioral Science/History/Economics General Education CORE  - 3 cr.
†Humanities General Education CORE  - 3 cr.
Physical Science General Education  3-4 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

*†EME 2040 Introduction to Technology for Educators  - 3 cr.
†Behavioral Science General Education CORE  - 3 cr.
**Elective  - 3 cr.
Humanities General Education  - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

†CGS 2100 Computer Information Technology and Literacy  - 3 cr.
*†EDF 2085 Introduction to Diversity for Educators  - 3 cr.
†IDS 2891 Connections  - 1 cr.
*†MAC 2313 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III - 5 cr.
**Elective  - 3 cr.

**Select 6 credit hours from the following international or diversity focused courses:
(Any approved general education course previously listed, but not used to satisfy another
general education requirement may be used to fulfill this area)
†ANT 2000 Introduction to Anthropology  - 3 cr.
*†ANT 2410 Cultural Anthropology  - 3 cr.
†ARH 1000 Understanding Visual Art - 3 cr.
†ARH 1050 Art History I - 3 cr.
†ARH 1051 Art History II  - 3 cr.
†DAN 2100 Introduction to Dance  - 3 cr.
†HUM 2210 World Humanities: Prehistory to Early Modern Era - 3 cr.
†HUM 2230 World Humanities: Early Modern to Contemporary  - 3 cr.
†HUM 2410 Asian Humanities  - 3 cr.
†HUM 2420 African Humanities  - 3 cr.
†HUM 2461 Latin-American Humanities  - 3 cr.
LAH 2020 Survey of Latin-American History  - 3 cr.
†MUL 1010 Introduction to Music  - 3 cr.
†PHI 1010 Introduction to Philosophy  - 3 cr.
†PHI 1100 Elementary Logic  - 3 cr.
†PHI 1600 Ethics  - 3 cr.
†PSY 2012 General Psychology  - 3 cr.
†REL 2300 Introduction to Religion  - 3 cr.
†SYG 2000 Introduction to Sociology  - 3 cr.
THE 1000 Introduction to Theatre Arts - 3 cr.

Common Course Prerequisites recommended by the State for successful transfer to the university are marked by an asterisk (*)
†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.